Posts Categorized: Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health/ 2019 Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) Travel Awards

The Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) is the largest gathering of cardiovascular and allied health professionals in Canada. The Congress draws cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, researchers, nurses and other cardiovascular specialists from across Canada and around the globe and connects them with other members of the cardiovascular healthcare team. The CIHR-ICRH/CCC 2019 Travel Awards will support Canadian trainees to attend the 2019 CCC held in Montreal,… Read more »

CIHR – Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH)/Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) 2019 Sleep Congress Travel Awards

The objective of the CIHR-ICRH/CSS 2019 World Sleep Congress Travel Awards competition is to recognize the research contribution made by Canadian students and postdoctoral fellows in the field of sleep research. CSS and CIHR-ICRH will jointly provide funding to students and postdoctoral fellows working in sleep research in Canada to travel to the 2019 World Sleep Congress in Vancouver, BC from September… Read more »

CIHR – Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) Travel Awards

The CIHR- Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) will provide funding only to trainees registered in a Master’s or doctoral program or at the post-doctoral or post-health professional degree stage to present their own research (oral or poster), relevant to the Institute’s strategic priorities, at national or international meetings, conferences or symposia. Funding Available: The maximum amount… Read more »

Planning and Dissemination Grants

CIHR’s mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of virtual Institutes and Initiatives. The Institutes and Initiatives are networks… Read more »

Other : Travel Awards – Institute Community Support (Summer 2019)

Through the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program, the CIHR Institutes and Initiatives are launching the ICS Travel Awards competition for students, postdoctoral fellows, early career investigators and knowledge users to present their own research at national and international meetings, workshops, and/or conferences. This ICS Travel Awards competition will not support travel for research skills development… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) : 2019-2020

The Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field abroad. Research Areas This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas: Doctoral: Fall 2019 Priority Announcements (Specific Research Areas) Funds Available The total… Read more »

Fellowship : Fall 2019 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “201910MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2019-2020 funding opportunity. Funds Available Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority… Read more »

Operating Grant : POR (Patient-Oriented Research) Impact Assessment

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focusses on… Read more »

Team Grant : Personalized Health – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Building on previous investments, the Personalized Health initiative is focused on creating targeted and tailored interventions with high therapeutic effectiveness… Read more »

Team Grant : Personalized Health – Letter of Intent

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Building on previous investments, the Personalized Health initiative is focused on creating targeted and tailored interventions with high therapeutic effectiveness that requires an… Read more »

Operating Grant : Pediatric REB initiative

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Investigators developing multi-site research studies in Canada often encounter challenges with gaining the Research Ethics Board (REB) approvals required, in particular where such… Read more »

Operating Grant : POR Impact Assessment

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focusses on… Read more »

Fellowship : Patient-Oriented Research Awards – Transition to Leadership Stream – Phase 1

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. The SPOR Capacity Development Initiative According to the SPOR Capacity Development Framework, patient-oriented research capacity… Read more »

Fellowship : Fall 2019 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “201910MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2019-2020 funding opportunity. Funds Available Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority… Read more »

Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Webinar: CIHR will be hosting webinar(s) to support participants with the requirements of this funding opportunity and to answer questions. To find out more… Read more »

Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Webinar: CIHR will be hosting webinar(s) to support participants with the requirements of this funding opportunity and to answer questions. To find out… Read more »

Operating Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

The CIHR HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research (CBR) Program is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative is responsible for the research components of the major Government of Canada initiative in HIV/AIDS, namely the Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada (FI). The FI is leading efforts… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research (CBR) Program is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Program

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. For additional information please see SGS website.  The first phase of the harmonized Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Program (CGS D) has now been launched. A new common CGS D landing page, as well as a harmonized timeline and program description are now available. The… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that is following approximately 50,000 men and women between the… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that is following approximately 50,000 men and women between the… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition – Registration

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition- Full Application

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2019 Competition – Full Application

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2019 Competition – Registration

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

CIHR Fellowship

Note to applicants: 1) This opportunity is submitted using CIHR’s e-approval process which means that they must be “submitted” on ResearchNet by the internal MUN deadline as the applications will then be routed to RGCS for review and e-submission to CIHR; 2) Sponsor assessments (required element of the applications) must be uploaded by the sponsors at least 48 hours… Read more »

Network Catalyst Grant – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY This funding opportunity will provide support for the creation of six networks. The aim of these networks will be to provide research leadership in its focus area, to foster innovative research and practices, to build capacity and provide a forum that engages the research community and its partners (including but not limited… Read more »

Pathways Implementation Research Teams – Component 3

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Pathways Implementation Research Teams Component 3 Funding Opportunity supports the overall goal of the Pathways to Health Equity for Aboriginal Peoples(Pathways) Initiative, which… Read more »

CIHR Doctoral Research Award: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (2019-2020))

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. It is available to both Canadian… Read more »

Standardization Platform on Age and Sex as Biological Variables – Phase 2

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The overarching goal of this initiative, which is part of CIHR Institute of Gender and Health (IGH) greater Sex and… Read more »

Clinician-Scientist Salary Award : CIHR Clinician Scientist – Phase 2

The Clinician Scientist program had two phases. Phase 1 provided stipends for up to six years of training support and is no longer being launched. Phase 2 provides a contribution to the salary of the recipient for up to six years (initial three-year award followed by a possible three-year renewal award). This opportunity provides funding… Read more »

Indigenous Gender and Wellness Development Grants

Gender plays an important, but often overlooked role in wellness. In the case of Indigenous Peoples in Canada (i.e., First Nations, Inuit and Métis), Indigenous concepts of gender have been negatively affected by colonization and the effects of gender on wellness has often been overlooked by research. Gender can be defined as the socially constructed… Read more »

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. An interdisciplinary joint call aimed at building competitive, resilient and healthy economies and societies through responsible AI has been announced. The call is… Read more »

Canada-UK Artificial Intelligence Initiative – Intent to Submit

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. An interdisciplinary joint call aimed at building competitive, resilient and healthy economies and societies through responsible AI has been announced. The call is… Read more »

Standardization Platform on Age and Sex as Biological Variables – Phase 1

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The overarching goal of this initiative, which is part of CIHR Institute of Gender and Health (IGH) greater Sex and Gender Science Strategy,… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Understanding Disease Prevention and Risk Factor Modification

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. As a first step in charting the course for improved preventive efforts, ICRH, IA, ICR, III, IIPH and IPPH are launching a one-year… Read more »

Early Career Investigator Awards in Circulatory and Respiratory Health

The 2019 Early Career Investigator Awards in Circulatory and Respiratory Health provide recipients with the opportunity to develop and demonstrate their independence in initiating and conducting research in ICRH mandate areas. These awards are designed to provide protected time for early-career investigators to undertake research by contributing to both salary and research allowances. Research Areas… Read more »

Chair : CIHR Sex and Gender Science Chair

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The field of sex and gender science aims to deepen our understanding of how biological and social influences interact to affect health and… Read more »

Network Environments for Indigenous Health Research (NEIHR)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The purpose of the Network Environments for Indigenous Health Research (NEIHR) Program is to establish a national network of centres focused on capacity… Read more »

SGBA+ Health Policy-Research Partnerships

Integrating sex and gender considerations throughout the health policy process can be complex. However, Health Canada staff charged with applying sex- and gender-based analysis (SGBA) to programs and policies don’t always have the depth of knowledge and expertise required to integrate sex and gender in a manner informed by the best available evidence or to… Read more »

Emerging Researcher Awards in Allergic Asthma

This is a collaboration between the CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (CIHR-ICRH), Canadian Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Foundation (CAAIF), AstraZeneca Canada and AllerGen.  The goal of this exciting funding opportunity is to support Canadian Allergists, Clinical Immunologists, MD clinician scientists and basic scientists working in translational research to pursue academic research in allergic asthma…. Read more »

Emerging Clinician Scientist Awards – Application

This program is made possible by a partnership between the Canadian Lung Association (CLA), CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (CIHR-ICRH) and AstraZeneca Canada (AZ Canada). The goal of the award is to support Emerging Clinician Scientists (e.g., Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine with graduate research training, Doctor of  Dental Sciences, PhD-Respiratory Therapist, PhD-Registered… Read more »

Emerging Clinician Scientist Awards – Registration

This program is made possible by a partnership between the Canadian Lung Association (CLA), CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (CIHR-ICRH) and AstraZeneca Canada (AZ Canada). The goal of the award is to support Emerging Clinician Scientists (e.g., Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine with graduate research training, Doctor of  Dental Sciences, PhD-Respiratory Therapist, PhD-Registered… Read more »

CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer, Manager, Awards and Honours, Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI), for information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions. The CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes are among the highest honours that can be bestowed on an individual or team for excellence in health research and its translation into… Read more »

Operating Grant : Knowledge Synthesis Grant: Socio-Economic Burden of Inherited Disease

This funding opportunity lies within the scope of the efforts deployed over the past few years by the CIHR Institute of Genetics to support rare/inherited diseases researchers, patients and patients’ organizations. These efforts, initiated as an exemplar under CIHR’s Personalized Medicine Signature Initiative, now continues under the Personalized Health Initiative, with an enhanced focus on… Read more »

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program (2019-2020)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. Please note that there is an internal selection process for Banting nominations at Memorial. The Fall 2019competition is open. Please visit: https://www.mun.ca/postdoc/BantingPostdoctoralFellowship2018.php for more about the program at Memorial. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very… Read more »

CIHR Early Career Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health in Kidney Research

KRESCENT program has partnered with the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health on a new funding opportunity for new investigators: CIHR Early Career Investigators in Maternal, Reproductive, Child and Youth Health in Kidney Research. Registration deadline: April 2, 2019 Application deadline: May 14, 2019 For more information about the opportunity, please visit:… Read more »

CCS/CIHR Cancer Survivorship Team Grants – Full Application

The goal of the CCS/CIHR Cancer Survivorship Team Grant program is to improve the health outcomes for cancer survivors of all ages (pediatric, adolescent, young adult and adult) from the time of their cancer diagnosis until the time of their death or entry into palliative care. This program is not intended to focus on improving… Read more »

CCS/CIHR Cancer Survivorship Team Grants – Registration

The goal of the CCS/CIHR Cancer Survivorship Team Grant program is to improve the health outcomes for cancer survivors of all ages (pediatric, adolescent, young adult and adult) from the time of their cancer diagnosis until the time of their death or entry into palliative care. This program is not intended to focus on improving… Read more »

Team Grant : Pediatric concussion CIHR-NIH 2019

Concussion is recognized as a serious public health epidemic, particularly in children, where rates have doubled over the last decade, with an estimated 750,000 pediatric acute concussion visits to emergency departments (EDs) occurring annually in the United States alone. While many children experience symptom resolution within 2 weeks, approximately 33% experience ongoing cognitive, somatic, psychological,… Read more »

Operating Grant : Active and Assisted Living Program

  As stated in CIHR’s Strategic Plan, Health Research Roadmap II: Capturing Innovation to Produce Better Health and Health Care for Canadians, CIHR wants to seize the momentum and contribute to innovative, evidence-informed eHealth solutions that will improve patient experiences, health outcomes and the sustainability of the health care system, as well as engage with… Read more »

Team Grant : Next Generation Networks for Neuroscience (NeuroNex) – Preliminary Proposal

Institutional Signature not required for Preliminary Proposal.  RGCS asks that researchers please notify RGCS, your Associate Dean (Research) or your Grants Facilitator of your intention to apply to this opportunity. CIHR and FRQ have decided to support Canadian investigators on a large-scale, interdisciplinary, international brain research initiative. Understanding how behavior emerges from the dynamic patterns… Read more »

Team Grant : Next Generation Networks for Neuroscience (NeuroNex) – Full Proposal

CIHR and FRQ have decided to support Canadian investigators on a large-scale, interdisciplinary, international brain research initiative. Understanding how behavior emerges from the dynamic patterns of electrical and chemical activity of brain circuits is universally recognized as one of the great, unsolved mysteries of science. Advances in recent decades have elucidated how individual elements of… Read more »

Team Grant: Cannabis Research in Priority Areas – Full Application

The purpose of the current Team Grant is to explore in more detail the potential therapeutic benefits and harms associated with cannabis use in a number of targeted areas identified through previous consultations. In particular, these Team Grants will address stakeholder priorities by supporting specific defined priority areas in targeted pools, to strengthen the evidence… Read more »

Team Grant: Cannabis Research in Priority Areas – LOI

The purpose of the current Team Grant is to explore in more detail the potential therapeutic benefits and harms associated with cannabis use in a number of targeted areas identified through previous consultations. In particular, these Team Grants will address stakeholder priorities by supporting specific defined priority areas in targeted pools, to strengthen the evidence… Read more »

Human Frontier Science Program – Research Grants (LOI)

The Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) is a unique program that supports innovative basic research into fundamentalbiological problems with emphasis placed on novel and interdisciplinary approaches that involve scientific exchanges across national and disciplinary boundaries. The participation of scientists from disciplines outside the traditional life sciences, such as biophysics, chemistry, computational biology, computer science, engineering, mathematics, nanoscience and physics, has… Read more »

Human Frontier Science Program – Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) is a unique program that supports innovative basic research into fundamental biological problems with emphasis placed on novel and interdisciplinary approaches that involve scientific exchanges across national and disciplinary boundaries. The participation of scientists from disciplines outside the traditional life sciences, such as biophysics, chemistry, computational biology, computer science, engineering, mathematics, nanoscience and physics, has… Read more »

CIHR Summer Institute on Equitable AI for Public Health

The main objectives of the CIHR Summer Institute on Equitable AI for Public Health funding opportunity, led by the host institution(s) are to: – Equip doctoral and post-doctoral trainees and early career researchers from primarily public health and, secondarily, computational sciences backgrounds with the technical skills to use AI approaches and methods to tackle key public health challenges; –… Read more »

Team Grant: Transnational Cardiovascular Research Projects

This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas: Under JTC2019, CVD research can comprise hypertensive, ischaemic, pulmonary heart diseases and diseases of pulmonary circulation, other forms of heart disease, diseases of arteries, arterioles and capillaries and congenital malformations of cardiac chambers and connections, rheumatic diseases and cardiac septa (analogues to ICD-10). Excluded… Read more »

DSEN team grants: MAGIC and CAN-AIM

The DSEN program was established through a partnership between CIHR and Health Canada to increase the evidence on drug safety and effectiveness available to public drug plan managers, regulators, policy-makers, health technology assessors and other end-users to support their decision-making and to increase capacity within Canada to undertake high-quality post-market drug safety and effectiveness research…. Read more »

Operating Grant : New Investigator Grants in Child and Youth Health

The SickKids Foundation–CIHR-IHDCYH New Investigator Research Grants in Child and Youth Health in Child and Youth Health program seeks to strengthen Canada’s capacity and knowledge to respond to children’s health challenges and needs. The grants are jointly sponsored by SickKids Foundation and the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (IHDCYH). New investigators… Read more »

Team Grant : E-Rare-3 Joint Transnational Call (2019)

Competition Full Proposal to EJP RD and Abbreviated Application to CIHR (201906ERT) Pre-Proposal to EJP RD Application Deadline 2019-06-11 2019-02-15 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2019-12-12 2019-05-13 Funding Start Date 2020-01-01 N/A CIHR-IG is pleased to be partnering with the Fond de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS), Muscular Dystrophy Canada (MDC), and 30 funding organizations in the context of the 1st… Read more »

Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) 2019 – Full Application

Competition Pre-Proposal to ERA PerMed Full Proposal to ERA PerMed and Abbreviated Application to CIHR (201906ENP) Application Deadline 2019-03-07 2019-06-17 Anticipated Notice of Decision N/A 2019-12-03 Funding Start Date 2020-01-01 2020-01-01 The goal of this call Multinational research projects on Personalised Medicine for Neurodegenerative Diseases (JPco-fuND) is to increase the number of high quality transnational scientific projects…. Read more »

Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) 2019 (Pre-Application)

Competition Pre-Proposal to ERA PerMed Full Proposal to ERA PerMed and Abbreviated Application to CIHR (201906ENP) Application Deadline 2019-03-07 2019-06-17 Anticipated Notice of Decision N/A 2019-12-03 Funding Start Date 2020-01-01 2020-01-01 The goal of this call Multinational research projects on Personalised Medicine for Neurodegenerative Diseases (JPco-fuND) is to increase the number of high quality transnational scientific projects…. Read more »

Mental Wellness in Public Safety Team Grants – Letter of Intent

Competition 201903MWL (Letter of Intent) 201911MWP (Full Application) Application Deadline 2019-03-19 2019-11-05 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2019-05-28 2020-03-31 Funding Start Date 2019-06-01 2020-04-01 A key responsibility of Canada’s Federal government is ensuring Canadians are safe and protected. Public safety personnel (PSP) are the backbone of the broad and multi-sectoral system which maintains public safety. PSP… Read more »

Mental Wellness in Public Safety Team Grants – Full Application

Competition 201903MWL (Letter of Intent) 201911MWP (Full Application) Application Deadline 2019-03-19 2019-11-05 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2019-05-28 2020-03-31 Funding Start Date 2019-06-01 2020-04-01 A key responsibility of Canada’s Federal government is ensuring Canadians are safe and protected. Public safety personnel (PSP) are the backbone of the broad and multi-sectoral system which maintains public safety. PSP… Read more »

Early Career investigator Grants in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health (Registration)

Registration Deadline: April 2, 2019 Application Deadline: May 14, 2019 This funding opportunity is a collaboration between three CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will fund research across the four CIHR research themes (biomedical, clinical, health services,… Read more »

Early Career investigator Grants in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health – Application

Registration Deadline: April 2, 2019 Application Deadline: May 14, 2019 This funding opportunity is a collaboration between three CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will fund research across the four CIHR research themes (biomedical, clinical, health services,… Read more »

CEEHRC (Epigenetics) Research Consortium – 2019

This funding opportunity is a key component of the second phase of the Canadian Epigenetics, Environment and Health Research Consortium (CEEHRC); a multi-agency, pan-Canadian initiative led by CIHR. CEEHRC is Canada’s contribution to the International Human Epigenome Consortium (IHEC). Epigenetics is the study of changes in the regulation of gene activity and expression that are not dependent on alterations… Read more »

Operating Grant : 9th Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) – PreProposal

Expected timelines The call has a two-step application process (pre-proposal, full proposal) with the following targeted timetable: February 18, 2019 (11:00 CET)  – Submission deadline for pre-proposals Mid April 2019 –  Full proposal invitations sent to project coordinators June 17 2019 (11:00 CET) –  Submission deadline for full proposals Late September 2019 – Final funding decision taken by the funding organisations Mid… Read more »

9th Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) – Full Proposal

Expected timelines The call has a two-step application process (pre-proposal, full proposal) with the following targeted timetable: February 18, 2019 (11:00 CET)  – Submission deadline for pre-proposals Mid April 2019 –  Full proposal invitations sent to project coordinators June 17 2019 (11:00 CET) –  Submission deadline for full proposals Late September 2019 – Final funding decision taken by the funding organisations Mid… Read more »

Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research (NEURON) – Pre-Proposal

NOTE: The pre-proposal submission deadline to the NEURON Joint Call Secretariat is March 11, 2019 14:00 (C.E.T). The ‘Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research’ (NEURON) was established under the ERA-NET scheme of the European Commission. The aim of ERA-NET NEURON is to coordinate and optimize research efforts and funding programmes of its partner countries in the fields… Read more »

Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research (NEURON) – Full Application

NOTE: The pre-proposal submission deadline to the NEURON Joint Call Secretariat is March 11, 2019 14:00 (C.E.T). The ‘Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research’ (NEURON) was established under the ERA-NET scheme of the European Commission. The aim of ERA-NET NEURON is to coordinate and optimize research efforts and funding programmes of its partner countries in the… Read more »

Cancer Research Society Operating Grants

The Cancer Research Society Operating Grants Competition is the principal means by which the Cancer Research Society fulfills its mission to support fundamental, early translational and environment-cancer research on all types of cancer to contribute to the advancement of science aimed at preventing, detecting and treating this disease. This investment aligns with ICR’s strategic plan… Read more »

Transitions in Care – Evaluation Grants

About the CIHR Transitions in Care multi-Institute Initiative The goal of the Transitions in Care (TiC) multi-Institute initiative is to improve the health and wellness of Canadians by supporting research that transforms the health system to optimize the outcomes of patients experiencing transitions in care. About the Evaluation Grants This funding opportunity is part of the TiC Initiative…. Read more »

Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program (2019) – Registration

Competition 201902JCI Registration Deadline 2019-01-29 Application Deadline 2019-02-26 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2019-09-04 Funding Start Date 2019-10-01 The Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program (the Program) seeks to support fundamental research at the cutting-edge of biom edical science. This fifth call for proposals is directed toward basic biomedical sciences in new frontiers in metabolism in health and disease,… Read more »

Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program (2019) – Application

Competition 201902JCI Registration Deadline 2019-01-29 Application Deadline 2019-02-26 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2019-09-04 Funding Start Date 2019-10-01 The Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program (the Program) seeks to support fundamental research at the cutting-edge of biom edical science. This fifth call for proposals is directed toward basic biomedical sciences in new frontiers in metabolism in health and disease,… Read more »

CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship

Webinar: Thursday, January 10th, 2019, 12:00pm – 1:30pm EST Webinar link: click here Telecon number (audio for the webinar is provided by telecon): 1-866-827-6872 (1081872#) The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a… Read more »

Network Environments for Indigenous Health Research (NEIHR)

The purpose of the Network Environments for Indigenous Health Research (NEIHR) Program is to establish a national network of centres focused on capacity development, research and knowledge translation (KT) centred on Indigenous Peoples (i.e., First Nations, Inuit and Métis). The network of centres is intended to provide supportive research environments for Indigenous health research driven… Read more »

Team Grant: Indigenous Component of Healthy Life Trajectories (I-HeLTI)

Note: The application deadline for this competition has been extended. This funding opportunity will support teams to build infrastructure and capacity along the continuum of care and prevention from preconception to pregnancy, infancy and early childhood, with a life trajectory perspective relevant to the following research areas: A DOHaD / life trajectory approach; A focus… Read more »

Undergraduate Summer Studentship Award

The purpose of this funding opportunity is to provide undergraduate students and health professional students with the opportunity to undertake health research projects with established investigators in an environment that provides strong mentorship. The CIHR Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (CIHR-IMHA) will provide funding for meritorious applications that are determined to be relevant to… Read more »

Travel Awards – Winter 2019

Through the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program, the CIHR Institutes and Initiatives are launching the ICS Travel Awards competition for students, postdoctoral fellows, new investigators and knowledge users to present their own research at national and international meetings and/or conferences. This ICS Travel Awards competition will not support travel for research skills development or update,… Read more »

Team Grant: Sepsis Research Network – Letter of Intent

Competition 201901SRL (Letter of Intent) 201909SRN (Full Application) Application Deadline 2019-01-17 2019-09-26 The goal of the Sepsis Research Network Initiative (the Network) is to fund a single nationally coordinated research network to further understand the causes and improve the prevention, detection and management of sepsis. The Network will bring together experts from different disciplines working… Read more »

Team Grant: Sepsis Research Network

Competition 201901SRL (Letter of Intent) 201909SRN (Full Application) Application Deadline 2019-01-17 2019-09-26 The goal of the Sepsis Research Network Initiative (the Network) is to fund a single nationally coordinated research network to further understand the causes and improve the prevention, detection and management of sepsis. The Network will bring together experts from different disciplines working… Read more »

SPOR Summit 2018 Patient Travel Awards

Prior to preparing an application, applicants must have been pre-identified and invited to attend the 2018 SPOR Summit. Canada’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is an initiative that puts patients first. SPOR provides the evidence needed to inform the development of health policies and improve the health care system. It is about putting scientific discoveries into practice,… Read more »

CIHR-IPPH Trailblazer Award

Demographic shifts toward an aging population, rapid urbanization, climate change, the growing burden of chronic diseases, and widening health inequities within and between countries are but a few of the complex problems facing Canada and other nations. To tackle these problems, we need relevant, high quality and timely population and public health evidence. These complex… Read more »

Master’s Award: 2018-2019 (Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships)

The Canada Graduate Scholarships Master’s Awards are intended to provide special recognition and support to students who are pursuing a Master’s degree in a health related field at a Canadian institution. These candidates are expected to have an exceptionally high potential for future research achievement and productivity. For detailed information, visit Tri-Agency Harmonization of the Canada… Read more »

Canadian Microbiome Initiative 2: Research Teams – Letter of Intent

Competition 201811MOT (Letter of Intent) 201909MRT (Full Application) Application Deadline 2018-11-20 2019-09-24 The Canadian Microbiome Initiative 2: A Focus on Function and Translation (CMI2) will build on previous research investments by CIHR, including the Canadian Microbiome Initiative, which included both the CIHR-III Catalyst Grants in Human Microbiome Research and the Emerging Team Grants: Canadian Microbiome Initiative and the Joint Programme Initiative,… Read more »

Canadian Microbiome Initiative 2: Research Teams – Full Application

Competition 201811MOT (Letter of Intent) 201909MRT (Full Application) Application Deadline 2018-11-20 2019-09-24 The Canadian Microbiome Initiative 2: A Focus on Function and Translation (CMI2) will build on previous research investments by CIHR, including the Canadian Microbiome Initiative, which included both the CIHR-III Catalyst Grants in Human Microbiome Research and the Emerging Team Grants: Canadian Microbiome Initiative and the Joint Programme Initiative,… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2019 Competition – Registration

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2019 competition – Full Application

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Team Grant: Transitions in Care

The goal of the Transitions in Care (TiC) CIHR multi-Institute initiative is to improve the health and wellness of Canadians by supporting research that transforms the health system to optimize the outcomes of patients experiencing transitions in care. About the TiC Team Grants This funding opportunity is one of several planned as part of the Transition in… Read more »

2019 CIHR-ICRH/CTS Distinguished Lecturer Award in Respiratory Sciences

The CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (CIHR-ICRH) and the Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) partner on an annual Distinguished Lecturer Award in Respiratory Sciences in recognition of an individual’s outstanding contribution to the advancement of respiratory sciences both in Canada and internationally. The award is presented to the selected candidate each year at the… Read more »

Geroscience Demonstration Grants

As Canada’s demographic continues to shift with the population of those over age sixty-five increasing to historic levels and those over 85 increasing even more, it is expected that the prevalence of age-related chronic diseases will increase significantly. Since prevalence increases exponentially with age, it is crucial to have a better understanding of how the… Read more »

Human Immunology Initiative: Research Teams (LOI)

Deficiencies in the immune system, either genetic or acquired, are key contributors to most chronic conditions and diseases. Our understanding of the immune system and of new preventive and therapeutic approaches is due, in large part, to the use of animal models (mostly mice). However, the animal and human immune systems are often very different…. Read more »

Human Immunology Initiative: Research Teams

Deficiencies in the immune system, either genetic or acquired, are key contributors to most chronic conditions and diseases. Our understanding of the immune system and of new preventive and therapeutic approaches is due, in large part, to the use of animal models (mostly mice). However, the animal and human immune systems are often very different…. Read more »